A California Counts Town Hall - Prop 64: Legalizing marijuana for recreational use in California California was the first state to legalize medical marijuana in 1996. Will it be the fifth to legalize recreational pot this November? We traveled to Sacramento to host a live event about the pros and cons of Proposition 64, which would legalize adult use of cannabis. The town hall was moderated by Larry Mantle, host of KPCCâs AirTalk, and Beth Ruyak, host of Capital Public Radio's Insight. It was... Topics: California, Counts, Capital Public Radio, KPCC, panel
It's Arnold Schwarzenegger's final State of the State address as governor of California, January 6, 2010. This program, hosted by Capital Public Radio's Jeffrey Callison, features a pre-speech interview with Capital Public Radio Capitol Bureau Chief Marianne Russ, the governor's speech in its entirety, and in-studio analysis by Jean Ross, Executive Director of the California Budget Project, Republican strategist Sal Russo and Barbara O'Connor, Director of the Institute for the Study of Politics... Topics: KXJZ, Sacramento public radio, Capital Public Radio, California State of the State 2010, Arnold...
A joint production of Capital Public Radio and KQED's The California Report, incorporating Governor Jerry Brown's (fourth) inauguration and address, January 5, 2015 Topics: State of the State, California State of the State, Jerry Brown, Governor Jerry Brown inauguration
From the CapRadio Blues Vault comes a conversation Mick had with harmonica legend (and his good friend) Norton Buffalo. The exact date of the recording isn't certain but it comes around the late 90s just before the release of Buffalo's record King of the Highway. Topics: blues, rock, norton buffalo, mick martin, capradio, davis, norcal, sacramento
CapRadio Reads is a book club and online reading community, hosted by Capital Public Radio. Moderator Vicki Lorini and host Donna Apidone encourage you to participate in person or on the website. Topics: capradio reads, reads, books, capradio, capital public radio, bookclub
Classic Jazz for 7/26/2009 Sacramento-based Gypsy jazz trio Jazz Gitan stopped by Capital Public Radio's studios recently for an appearance on Insight with Jeffrey Callison. They performed "Minor Swing" and "Blue Drag" from the Django Reinhardt songbook. Tonight on Classic Jazz and Swing, we'll present that Insight interview and performance at 10 p.m. We'll also showcase other Gypsy jazz groups such as Pearl Django and the Hot Club of San Francisco. Topics: Jazz Gitan, Django Reinhardt songbook, Gypsy Jazz, Pearly Django, Hot Club of San Francisco, Jazz,...
Celebrating Mel Torme On His Birthday 9:00p Gerry Mulligan, Mel Torme, George Shearing: Duke Ellington Medley 9:05p Mel Tormé: Lover, Come Back to Me 9:10p Dave Brubeck: Some Day My Prince Will Come 9:18p Louis Armstrong and Carmen McRae: I Didn't Know Until You Told Me 9:21p Russell Malone: Blue Daniel 9:31p The Hot Club of San Francisco: Place de Brouckère 9:35p Jeanie Bryson: Sleepin' Bee 9:39p Tommy Flanagan: Between The Devil And The Deep 9:47p Jeremy Davenport: That Old Black Magic... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Mel Torme, classic jazz, Sacramento, public radio
Encore Presentation: Jazz - The '59 Sound In the second hour of Classic Jazz and Swing we present a re-broadcast of Jazz: The '59 Sound, a one-hour documentary examining one of the most creative years in jazz history. Dave Brubeck, Maria Schneider and Carlos Santana are among the artists you'll hear from as they comment on the classic recordings "Time Out," "Kind of Blue," "Sketches of Spain," and "Mingus Ah Um." Play Lists 9:00p 9:00p Shelly Berg: Touch... Topics: classic jazz, Sacramento, public radio
Spotlight on Local Jazz In this special fundraising show we feature several homegrown jazz artists, including Joe Gilman, Ann Pedersen, Jim Martinez, Tom Schmidt, Claudette Stone and more. Topics: classic jazz, Sacramento, public radio
Play Lists 9:00p 9:00p Benny Green: Battle Hymn of the Republic 9:06p Count Basie Orchestra feat. Nnenna Freelon: Too Close For Comfort 9:13p Shelly Manne: Our Delight 9:25p The Pizzarellis: Strollin' Over to Nola (Gonna Play Some Blues) 9:33p Art Tatum: Blue Skies 9:37p Nancy Wilson: Guess Who I Saw Today 9:41p Jimmy Heath: When Sunny Gets Blue 9:47p Jimmy Heath: On The Trail 9:54p John Sheridan's Dream Band: Devil May Care 9:59p Frank Sinatra with Count Basie & the Orchestra: Don't Worry... Topics: Stan Getz, Jimmy Heath, classic jazz, Sacramento, public radio
Play Lists 9:00p 9:00p Ray Kennedy: You and the Night And the Music 9:03p Peggy Lee: Whisper Not 9:05p Joe Ascione: Summertime 9:11p Canadian Brass: Struttin' With Some Barbecue 9:14p Bobby Gordon: Little Sir Echo 9:18p Earl Hines: Once Upon A Time 9:28p Sarah Vaughan: Tenderly 9:31p Duke Ellington: Tenderly 9:36p Peter Hand Big Band: This Time the Dream's on Me 9:44p Freddie Green with Al Cohn: Count Me In 9:47p Carol Sloane: Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin'/All Too Soon 9:54p Tony Bennett: Gone... Topics: Stan Levey, Carol Sloane, jazz, classic jazz, Sacramento, public radio
Play Lists 9:00p 9:00p Kenny Burrell: Groove Merchant 9:06p Count Basie: Shiny Stockings 9:13p Ernestine Anderson: Skylark 9:19p Scott Hamilton: Groove Yard 9:24p Hank Jones: Yardbird Suite 9:30p Allan Vache: Hi Ya, Sophia 9:35p Louis Armstrong, Jack Teagarden: Ain't Misbehavin' 9:38p Lena Horne: You Do Something to Me 9:40p Gerry Mulligan: Things Are Looking Down 9:49p Oscar Peterson Trio: I've Never Been In Love Before 9:55p Count Basie Orchestra: Like Young 10:00p 10:08p Mose Allison: Bye... Topics: Mose Allison, Dick Katz, classic jazz, Sacramento, public radio
Celebrating Mercer and Steely Dan-Classic Jazz Style Monica Mancini sings and saxophonist Ralph Moore plays Johnny Mercer. Plus a very creative classic jazz style recording of the Steely Dan hit "Bodhisattva," by drummer Eddie Metz, Jr. featuring Harry Allen and John Allred. Play Lists 9:00p 9:00p Gerry Mulligan: Wintersong (Take 1) 9:06p Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra: I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm 9:09p Bucky Pizzarelli: All Of Me 9:15p Teddy Edwards Quartet: Just Friends... Topics: Dave Brubeck, Sarah Vaughan, Joe Williams, classic jazz, jazz, Sacramento, public radio
Billy Strayhorn Birthday Salute We honor the great Billy Strayhorn throughout this show with samples of his piano playing. We also feature some of his compositions performed by Scott Hamilton, Marian McPartland and Dianne Reeves. Also on tonight's show, a medley of songs performed by Frank Sinatra taken from a new 4-CD box set called "Sinatra: New York." Play Lists 9:00p 9:00p Scott Hamilton: Raincheck 9:05p Dianne Reeves: My Little Brown Book 9:10p Chris Flory: For You, For Me,... Topics: Billy Strayhorn, Scott Hamilton, Marian McPartland, Dianne Reeves, classic jazz, Sacramento, public...